Famous Track And Field Athletes from Russia

List of notable or famous track and field athletes from Russia, with bios and photos, including the top track and field athletes born in Russia and even some popular track and field athletes who immigrated to Russia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Russian track and field athletes then this list is the perfect resource for you. These track and field athletes are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known track and field athlete from Russia is included when available.

This list has a variety of people in it, from Svetlana Feofanova to Yelena Isinbayeva.

This historic track and field athletes from Russia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Russian track and field athletes of note?" and "Who are the most famous track and field athletes from Russia?" These prominent track and field athletes of Russia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Russian track and field athletes.

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  • Aleksandr Dryhol

    Aleksandr Dryhol

    Age: 56
    • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
    Aleksandr Dryhol, born April 25, 1966 is a Ukrainian, formerly Soviet track and field athlete primarily known for the Hammer throw. He was selected to compete for his home country in the 2012 Summer ...more
  • Aleksandr Menkov

    Aleksandr Menkov

    Age: 32
    • Birthplace: Minusinsk, Russia
    Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Menkov (Russian: Александр Александрович Меньков, born 7 December 1990 in Minusinsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai) is a Russian athlete who competes in the long jump. He set a personal ...more
  • Aleksandr Petrov

    Aleksandr Petrov

    Age: 36
    • Birthplace: Bryansk, Russia
    Aleksandr Petrov is a Russian long jumper. He competed in the long jump event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
  • Aleksandr Shustov

    Aleksandr Shustov

    Age: 38
    • Birthplace: Karaganda, Kazakhstan
    Aleksandr Andreyevich Shustov (Russian: Александр Андреевич Шустов), born 29 June 1984) is a male high jumper from Russia, best known for winning the gold medal in the men's high jump at the 2007 ...more
    • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
    Aleksandra Andreyevna Fedoriva (Russian: Александра Андреевна Федорива) (born 13 September 1988 in Moscow) is a Russian track and field athlete who competes mainly in sprinting events.Fedoriva began ...more
  • Aleksey Dremin

    Aleksey Dremin

    Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Chelyabinsk, Russia
    Aleksey Dremin is a Russian sprinter. He competed in the 110 m hurdles event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.